Mama Mantra: Rights vs. Privileges

Posted November 20, 2023

Over the last 17 years of parenting, I have found that many of our conversations about punishments also revolve around the idea of rights vs. privileges. For example, when Cowkids aren’t using their tech appropriately…like sneaking it after they’ve been told their time is up, we have to explain that… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens

Creamy Chicken and Broccoli Pasta

Posted November 10, 2023

Creamy Chicken and Broccoli Pasta is a recipe I made up because The Cowboy doesn’t like Alfredo Sauce, but I love it. He also dislikes it when broccoli gets too soggy, so this recipe ensures it is cooked but still firm! Maybe I should have called it Compromise Chicken Pasta… Read More »

Categories: Recipes, This and That

10 Ways You Can Support Your Female Wrestler

Posted November 7, 2023

Wrestling is a complicated sport, and while we’ve been a wrestling family for almost a decade now, there ARE some differences in what we do for our two daughters versus what our three sons need. Women’s wrestling is taking off and is one of the fastest-growing sports in the nation.… Read More »

Categories: Life As It Happens, Parenting


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